MIT economists brighten up.

MIT economists brighten up.

A fall panel of renowned MIT economists painted a pretty gloomy picture of the U.S. and world economies. The recent spring panel pointed to a few bright spots on the economic horizon–and the recent market surge seems to underscore the new optimism.

Insights:
• Role of hedge funds in taking over toxic assets.
• New interest in purchasing distressed houses.
• Tricky balance between stimulus and deficit spending.

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